Category Archives: Japanese Food

Musee des Beaux Arts in Strasbourg and Lunch at Le Kyoto

Tuesday in Strasbourg meant for me another day to explore on my own, while poor Therese continued the workshop with her customer (admittedly, that workshop was what brought us to France, so I can’t complain too loudly about it, although … Continue reading

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Sakura Matsuri Cherry Blossom Festival at Brooklyn Botanical Garden

Before moving from New York City to Charleston, it was my hope to do some of the things I had never done before in New York.  Attending the Cherry Blossom Festival, in Japanese “Sakura Matsuri“, at the Brooklyn Botanical Garden, … Continue reading

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Film Food Festival Serves Up Octobus Balls and Tsukemen

What’s better than having some good food to eat while watching a movie?  How about, watching a movie about food, and eating the same food shown in the movie at the same time?  That is the gimmick behind the Food … Continue reading

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Dairy Free Asian Food in New York City

Not long after I started writing this blog, I talked about how Asian cuisine is often the safest bet for us dairy free folks.  Now that I have been refining my Dairy Free New York City pages (regarding Manhattan and … Continue reading

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Ivan Ramen Slurp Shop

Ever since Therese and I first encountered Chef Ivan Orkin, aka Ivan Ramen, at the Wine & Food Festival two Octobers ago, I’ve been wanting to check out his Ivan Ramen Slurp Shop.  When I first learned of the restaurant, … Continue reading

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At-home Mazemen

After a vigorous work-out, or a busy day, I will occasionally indulge in what I will call, for lack of a better term, At-home Mazemen.  Let me explain. Like many Americans, I have eaten my share of packaged ramen noodles.  … Continue reading

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Cherry Restaurant: Japanese-French Cuisine in Chelsea

I found myself wondering recently what Chris Johnson the Sake Ninja is doing these days.  Therese and I had met him at the Wine & Food Festival Grand Tasting last October, where he made us delightful cocktails from sake and … Continue reading

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